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Mavi Guesthouse

Kutlugun Sok. No:3 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hostel has a great location and view (city center and just a few minutes walk from Topkapi palace). The staff is very helpful, friendly and kind. The rooms are comfortable and clean. Toilettes and showers look a bit old but clean enough. Best budget price. I definitely would stay at Mavi Gesthouse again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I recently stayed at the Mavi Guesthouse when we visited Istanbul. The hostel/hotel has a great location right next to Aya Sofia and Sultanahmet (Blue) Mosque. We found all of the staff very friendly and helpful with advice, logistics, and anything we needed. This is really a good place to meet great people from around the world... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I've stayed 1 night here but it was enought to meet nice travellers and feel the great atmosphere. Very friendly and helpfull staff. Perfect location, 2-3 minutes walk from the main points. Amazing view from terrace! Really cheap. I hightly recommend it!

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Lille, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

probably the cheapest hostel in Istanbul. staff very friendly and helpful. toilets and bathroom are not perfectly clean but i guess it's usual for this price. the location is also nice, just behind of hagia Sophia. The owner, Ali, is very friendly and will help you to find the best hammams and restaurants. I recommend !

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Don't expect luxury. But it is a very friendly, clean place with a great view from the terrace. It's easy to meet nice people there and it is probably the cheapest place to stay in Istanbul. I recommend it.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Its an awful place. Really dirty. That is reason enough for not recomending it. Rooms are very small. They sell you one thing, and when you arrive you find other. The place is convenient, if you want to be close to the blue mosque. However is in the backsid in a ver narrow stree.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Mavi guesthouse is behind Hagia Sofia, if you stay in the 3rd floor ( in the dorm ) you can enjoy the hagia Sofia view day and night, it is as well just 2 minutes walk to Topkapi palace, 4 minutes walk to the blue mosque. The location is in the centre of the main attraction in Istanbul. The share... More

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Twickenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I chose this hostel because of its location and excellent price. On arrival despite me having confused my booking slightly I was immediately made to feel at home. The staff were very helpful and friendly. I stayed in the 8 bed dorm which had a charming view of the Ayasofya mosque. The location is very good and within walking distance... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Definitely cheap, in a great location, with nice and very helpful owners! I recommend this place for long or short stayings.. maybe the breakfast is not so special, but still not bad. It is also pretty clean! Recommended!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Great night out! Ali was an excellent host! Would recommend future travellers! Keep an eye out for the pub-crawl. The people at the hostel were also very friendly. Always a fun-night guaranteed!!!!!!!!

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Address: Kutlugun Sok. No:3 Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
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